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Car Thermometers. Are they accurate?

Have you ever noticed that your car thermometer always tends to read a little hot?  I see posts all of the time on Facebook showing 110° whe…

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Anniversary of the Mount Tambora Eruption

Last week was the 200 year anniversary of the year without a summer.  In 1815, the Tambora volcano, which was 20 times the size of Mount Ves…

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March Climate Summary for North Haven

What a delight it was to finally see some 60 degree weather in Connecticut this week!  Every month I take a look at the weather data from my…

Scott’s January Through March Summary

                I haven’t written an article in some time so I thought I’d give an update on my weather station data in North Haven for the …

Are Aliens Controlling Our Weather?

photo from www.coolinterestingstuff.com By looking at the above graph I have surmised the following: 1861-70 – Slaves freed – they approve…1…

Take a Look at the Temperature Swings

What a stretch of wacky weather we’ve been having here in New England.  On January 2nd, North Haven picked up 5” of snow and saw temperature…

Winter Car Care Tips

Very cold temperatures can have a negative impact on your vehicles especially if they are a little older.  To make sure you aren’t left stra…

What will this winter bring?

image credit :  fanpop.com The other day I saw a brief snowshower in Wallingford while doing some shopping.  Then it occurred to me that it …

North Haven October Summary

October of 2013 was much different than that of last year.  A tropical storm two (2) years ago followed by a snow storm the following year o…